The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for Unix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unix over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unix
West Midlands / Worcestershire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 44 52
Rank change year-on-year +2 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Unix 9 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 3.32% 1.25% 1.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.33% 6.78% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 7
Median salary £42,500 £38,250 £43,596
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -12.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £30,750 £41,614
10% offered a salary of more than £46,050 £47,500 £59,346
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44%  

Unix is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Operating System Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 73 59 62
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 26.94% 18.38% 20.88%
Number of salaries quoted 139 132 117
Median salary £31,000 £27,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.72% -33.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,750 £20,625
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £46,250 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Unix
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

Job postings citing Unix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Unix in Worcestershire

Unix
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unix in Worcestershire.

Salary trend for Unix in Worcestershire

Unix
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unix within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester +16 4 £41,000 +30.15%
Malvern -4 4 £42,500 -5.55%
Unix
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Unix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for Unix.

1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
3 6 (50.00%) Snort
3 6 (50.00%) GCIA
3 6 (50.00%) GCIH
3 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) ArcSight
3 6 (50.00%) SIEM
3 6 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 6 (50.00%) Big Data
3 6 (50.00%) Analytics
3 6 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (50.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 6 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (50.00%) LogRhythm
3 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (50.00%) GIAC
3 6 (50.00%) Internet
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) GREM
3 6 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (50.00%) Presales
3 6 (50.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 6 (50.00%) CREST Certified
3 6 (50.00%) Security Monitoring

Unix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) Internet
2 6 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (25.00%) LAN
3 3 (25.00%) SAN
3 3 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) SOC Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Network Team Leader
2 3 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (8.33%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) Analytics
2 6 (50.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 6 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (50.00%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (50.00%) Presales
2 6 (50.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 6 (50.00%) Security Monitoring
2 6 (50.00%) SIEM
2 6 (50.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 6 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) Information Assurance
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) Digital Signal Processing
6 1 (8.33%) FPGA Design
6 1 (8.33%) Memory Management
6 1 (8.33%) Signal Processing
6 1 (8.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Assembly Language
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) CREST Certified
1 6 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 6 (50.00%) GCIA
1 6 (50.00%) GCIH
1 6 (50.00%) GIAC
1 6 (50.00%) GREM
1 6 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Snort
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SELinux
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) ArcSight
1 6 (50.00%) LogRhythm
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) Dell
4 2 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) AppSense